James Young

Active - 1912 - 1927  |   Born - in Baltimore, MD  |   Genres - Drama, Crime

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American director and actor James Young began his show business career as a stage actor before joining Vitagraph in 1910 where he co-directed the series Scenes of True Life. Later he became a full director and helmed some of the studio's biggest films. Sometimes he appeared in these films as an actor. He was the son of former Maryland Senator James Young Sr.